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bush cherries any different from trees?

Posted by oldryder (My Page) on
Tue, Jan 8, 13 at 21:38

putting in a 1/2 dozen bush cherries this spring. can I treat them the same way I treat the trees (Van, Montmorency, Evans bali, and a few others)


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RE: bush cherries any different from trees?

Oldryder,
What types of bush cherries did you put in? Where are you or zone?
There are a lot of different types of bush cherries, some of the newer ones coming from Canada handle the cold. search
www.fruit.usask.ca/dwarfsourcherries.html


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RE: bush cherries any different from trees?

Yes they are a bush :) I have 6, grow to about 8 ft tall and are pretty maintenance free.


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RE: bush cherries any different from trees?

  • Posted by skyjs z8 OR, USA (My Page) on
    Sat, Feb 2, 13 at 0:48

We tend to have a lot of problems with bush cherries on wet side of PNW. Rainy spring leads to diseases and fruit aborting. Tree cherries like Montmorency are fine. North Star suffers.
John S
PDX OR


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